Adoption of Conservation-Tillage Methods and Genetically Modified Cotton

Adoption of herbicide-tolerant cotton and conservation tillage may be simultaneously related. Bayes' theorem and a two-equation logit model were used to test the simultaneity hypothesis. Evidence for Tennessee suggests that adoption of these technologies reduced residual herbicide use and soil erosion more than if adoption of these technologies were independent.


Issue Date:
2006
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/35293
Total Pages:
21
JEL Codes:
Q12; Q16; Q24; O33
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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